The International Fashion Showcase (IFS) nurtures and presents work from the most exciting fashion talent from around the world. Working in partnership the British Council, British Fashion Council, London College of Fashion, UAL and Somerset House, it provides a tailored programme for 16 emerging international designers, including a bespoke online Business Development Programme lead by London College of Fashion and a creative residency within Somerset House Studios in London.
IFS culminated with a free public exhibition during London Fashion Week, 11-24 February 2019 at Somerset House, showcasing the work developed by the designers in a compelling series of installations exploring urgent issues in fashion, sustainability and new ideas that are shaping fashion globally. Somerset House saw 8,400 visitors attend IFS during London Fashion Week.
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